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Hike your history: Three Forks Trail

Every family has its own stories, folklore and, perhaps, tall tales. I married into a large family where the stories are as gregarious as the people speaking. The men are seasoned, artistic storytellers and can command a room at full attention for a lengthy period of time. I’ve been married for almost 12 years and, during that time, my husband and his extended family, as well as a few selective friends, have expressed a deep affection and respect for a secret hiking, camping and trout fishing spot, known only as The Rough.

Fall is for sports fans

Well, here we are in another gorgeous Big Canoe fall season. The leaves are changing, the air is cooling off (finally), the course is still green (no frost yet) and the squirrels in our backyard are going absolutely ape. In fact, at the moment, they are looking a lot like the Cubs fans who just found out they won their first World Series since 1908 — a 108-year dry spell. They have broken the “Curse of the Goat” and can no longer be called the “Lovable Losers.”

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